Politics

NYT moderates reader comments

January 18, 2008

The gannettblog reports that The New York Times now has 11 staffers reading and approving online reader comments before they’re published, MediaShift says. Jonathan Landman, the NYT’s deputy managing editor for digital journalism, says the paper…

AP has Spears obit ready

January 18, 2008

I guess the Associated Press thinks Britney Spears won’t take the Pensacola News Journal’s rumored call for her resignation well. US Weekly reports that the news agency has begun writing Brit’s obituary. AP’s entertainment editor says,…

Lehman on INYHR

January 18, 2008

John McCain supporter John F. Lehman will be IN Your Head Radio today. Lehman served as Secretary of the Navy in the Reagan administration. Should be a great interview.…

McCain time change

January 18, 2008

The John McCain rally will be at 9 a.m. at the PJC gym next Tuesday, Jan. 22. Doors will open at 8 a.m.…

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IN wants to know

January 18, 2008

We could be asking the wrong question of Superintendent Jim Paul. It’s not how many glasses of wine, but how big were the glasses? Maybe they serve 16 oz. glasses of wine at the Hard Rock…

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Selling wrong building

January 18, 2008

After reading the daily newspaper’s story on the Ice Pilots offering to buy the Pensacola Civic Center, I think we are selling the wrong facility. We should sell the new $20-million+ Escambia County office complex or…

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PNJ asks Nixon to resign

January 18, 2008

The editorial board of the Pensacola News Journal kept its string of consecutive editorials asking for politicians to resign alive by boldly demanding that Richard Nixon resign as president. On Wednesday, the opinion panel called for…

Morning Joe

January 17, 2008

The MSNBC show “Morning Joe” is broadcasting live from The Fish House this morning. They will be on air until 11 a.m. The coffee is hot and Bagelheads has provided the bagels. I dropped in this…

John McCain coming to Pensacola

January 17, 2008

We got word this morning that Sen. John McCain will be coming to Pensacola next week. He will speak at Pensacola Junior College on Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 11 a.m. There will be an official announcement…

INside Guiliani visit

January 17, 2008

Prior to his rally at The Fish House, Mayor Rudy Guiliani ate a quick meal with his campaign staff in private dining room in the Atlas Oyster Bar with Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum. Nearby in…

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The IN view on Jim Paul

January 16, 2008

The News Journal has called for Jim Paul to resign. Here is our position – which will be published in tomorrow’s paper: Outtakes – 1/17/08 FORGIVE As I read and listen to the public response to…

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Have a Shay Day!

January 16, 2008

One more email to share: At a fundraising dinner for a school that serves learning-disabled children, the father of one of the students delivered a speech that would never be forgotten by all who attended. After…

Red Door Coffee House & Venue

January 16, 2008

Got this email today: I’m involved with a new youth outreach in Pensacola called The Red Door Coffee House and Venue. We are trying to let people in the community know about us. We opened this…

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City build ballpark

January 16, 2008

The Gwinnett County Commission has approved a letter of intent and lease agreement with the Braves to relocate the team’s Class AAA minor-league affiliate from Richmond, Va. to a 12-acre site in Gwinnett County beginning with…

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UWF under crime alert

January 16, 2008

This email was sent to UWF students Dear Students, On Jan. 12, a woman reported to campus police that about 1 p.m. while she was walking in the area of Building 74, she was chased by…